OBITUARY: Hazel McClellan

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Hazel McClellan

Hazel Ledford McClellan, 83, of Cabin Road, Spruce Pine, went home to be with the Lord, Nov. 20, 2019. She was a native of Spruce Pine, and a daughter of the late Edgar and Maggie Stafford Ledford. She attended Gouges Creek Baptist Church. Hazel enjoyed sewing, quilting, flowers, canning and spending time with her family. She retired from Baxter Healthcare. Hazel was a wonderful mother.

Survivors include sons, Randy McClellan (Brenda), of Spruce Pine, and Steve McClellan, of Spruce Pine; daughters, Linda Beauvais (George), of Spruce Pine, Beverly Cassida (Charles), of Green Mountain, Jane McClellan, of Spruce Pine, and Sherry Hoilman (Dean), of Bakersville; two sisters, Kathy Buchanan, of Spruce Pine, and Vivian Ray, of Micaville; one brother, Wayne Ledford, of Spruce Pine; 16 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents. by her husband, Clarence Stokes McClellan; children, Sandra Ledford and Jerry McClellan; grandson, Chris Hoilman; brothers, Edward Ledford, Ralph Ledford and Jimmy Ledford; and sisters, Geraldine Ledford, Evelyn Buchanan, Anna Faye Buchanan, Norma Sullins and Josephine Reese.

Funeral services were 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home with Doug Bare officiating. The family received friends one hour prior to the service. Interment followed the service at The McClellan Family Cemetery on Gouges Creek Road.

Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the McClellan Family.

Mitchell News-Journal • Nov. 27, 2019